Harbison field notes 1900, book 4, 2337-2524

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Creator

Harbison, T. G. (Thomas Grant), 1862-1936

Abstract

This volume contains notes taken by Harbison in Tennessee, Alabama, and possibly other southeastern states from 27 May to 19 June 1900. Collector numbers 2337-2524 are included. Harbison collects a wide variety of plants. Two frequently collected genera include crataegus, a member of the rose family, and trillium, a member of the lily family. Locations include but are not limited to Moore County (TN), Manchester (TN), Sand Mountain (Jackson County, Alabama, according to Harbison's notes), and Pisgah (AL). Harbison also includes name of specimen, measurements, abundance, and a few words about the specimen's surrounding area.

Date Range

1900

Start Date

May 27, 1900

End Date

Jun 19, 1900

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Department of Botany at 202-633-0920 to make an appointment.

Topic

  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • United States
  • Tennessee
  • Moore
  • Alabama
  • Manchester

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 11-249

Collection name

Biltmore Herbarium field notes, 1898-1904, from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Main Library

Sublocation

Box 4 Folder 2